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    04-10-2012, 03:38 PM
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Dunskin or Dun?

Thinking about buying this mare she is registered as a buckskin but that dorsal stripe and frosting leaves me to believe she is a dun or dunskin. Though it could be countershading but the line just seems to crisp but to be honest I don't know much about duns. These are the only pics I have.





     
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    04-10-2012, 03:56 PM
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    04-10-2012, 09:25 PM
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She looks like a buckskin to me. No other dun factor, and the dorsal doesn't look as crisp as I would expect on a dun. Buckskins often have frosting too.
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    04-10-2012, 09:30 PM
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I second Buckskin.
     
    04-10-2012, 09:36 PM
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I figured it probably was countershading an normally I would look on her papersbut I haven't seen them yet I plan to see the horse in person this weekend
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    04-10-2012, 10:04 PM
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Originally Posted by Chiilaa    
She looks like a buckskin to me. No other dun factor, and the dorsal doesn't look as crisp as I would expect on a dun. Buckskins often have frosting too.
Maybe she is just a regular dun and not a lineback dun.

Sorry - I couldn't resist...

I don't see any dun in her from those pictures either, and agree - the dorsal doesn't look like a dun dorsal...
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    04-12-2012, 12:34 AM
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I say Buckskin.....and frosting is not just in duns you see it a lot in Buckskins as well.
     
    04-12-2012, 05:15 PM
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Green Broke
Yea I 3rd on the buckskin. If I remember correctly occasionally buckskins will have dorsal stripes. But theres no other dun factors... so buckskin
     

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